Articles Tagged with ''geothermal''

Contractor Won’t Forget Comfort

Savings Don’t Always Make the Sale
August 29, 2011
What are the chief concerns of your customers? Many HVACR contractors hope their concerns have a green tendency, both in terms of ecological impact and financially.

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Enertech: Geothermal Heat Pump

August 29, 2011
The GeoComfort® Compass® Series CT geothermal combination unit utilizes a multipositional cabinet.

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Maryland’s I-70 Project Welcomes Motorists

August 15, 2011
When motorists take a break along Maryland’s I-70 near Myersville, westbound or eastbound, they’ll be pleasantly surprised by the state-of-the-art welcome centers on both sides of the highway.
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ClimateMaster: Geothermal Heat Pumps

August 15, 2011
The TMW large water-to-water series geothermal heat pumps are available in sizes 360 (30 tons), and 600 (50 tons).
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Bosch Thermotechnology Corp.: Geothermal Heat Pumps

August 8, 2011
The Geo 6000 Energy Star-certified geothermal heat pumps offer consumers and HVAC professionals a broad range of comfort solutions for residential heating and cooling needs.

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Aug. 5, 2011: Geothermal Heat Pump Shipments Are Forecasted to Double in Volume in the U.S. by 2017

August 5, 2011
Geothermal heat pumps and the direct utilization of geothermal resources represent a fast-growing alternative in the heating and cooling market.

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Homeowners Cut Costs With Hybrid Geothermal System

August 1, 2011
Geothermal wasn’t always on the homeowners’ radar in this application, as they briefly considered replacing their existing high-efficiency propane furnaces and air conditioners with similar equipment. However, the rising cost of propane - combined with federal tax credits - prompted their interest in higher efficiency systems.
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What Lies Beneath

August 1, 2011
Geothermal ground source heat pumps have been increasing in popularity. While geothermal heat pumps can be installed just about anywhere in the United States, some contractors may not be aware of how important it is to first understand the soil composition and subsurface conditions in their area before taking on any job.
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Drill, Baby, Drill

July 25, 2011
There are many different ways to install a closed loop geothermal heat pump system but all involve burying pipes in the ground or submersed in a body of water. While backhoes are still often used to dig trenches for horizontal piping, drilling equipment is needed for vertical piping, in order to bore holes up to several hundred feet into the ground.
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Interest Heats Up in Geothermal Products

July 25, 2011
As tax credits for geothermal units continue, while tax credits for other HVAC equipment ended Dec. 31, 2010, interest in geothermal from both contractors and customers has heated up. To help satisfy some of the contractor interest in geothermal units, this product roundup offers contractors information on some equipment available from a variety of different manufacturers.
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